Saturday, January 16, 2021

Michael Jordan’s poignant Kobe tribute: ‘A piece of me died’

Michael Jordan says he didn’t see Kobe Bryant as his rival for the mythical honor of being recognized as the best basketball player ever.

South Africa defies Warner to level T20 series vs. Australia

A late fightback by South Africa defied a half century by Australia’s David Warner to level the Twenty20 series 1-1 on Sunday and send it to a deciding game.

Fury annihilates Wilder in heavyweight title rematch

Britain’s Tyson Fury delivered a dominant performance in his heavyweight championship bout with Deontay Wilder on Saturday, overwhelming his opponent to earn a seventh round TKO victory in Las Vegas.

Rugby: England’s Tuilagi fit for Ireland clash, says Jones

England center Manu Tuilagi is fit to face Ireland in Sunday’s Six Nations match after he recovered from a groin injury sustained in the tournament opener, coach Eddie Jones said on Wednesday.

Bryant named Basketball Hall of Fame finalist, three weeks after death

Three weeks after Kobe Bryant, one of the most dominant players in NBA history, was killed with his daughter and seven others in a helicopter crash, the global sports icon was named a finalist to the Basketball Hall of Fame.

Fury predicts early KO of Wilder in heavyweight rematch

Tyson Fury leaned into the microphone and issued an audacious prediction to Deontay Wilder regarding their heavyweight rematch.

South Africa’s Elgar adamant he didn’t hit ball after controversial dismissal

South African opening batsman Dean Elgar insisted that he was "very confident" he should not have been given out on Monday during the second Test against England at Newlands.